BC Election 2013 Map & Guide

West Vancouver-Sea to Sky

 Winner
Jordan Sturdy BC Liberal
   


Live Results (Updated every 5 minutes). Last updated: 01:02:54 AM
Polls reporting: 118 of 118
Candidate Votes Popular
Jordan Sturdy BC Liberal
   
10101 52.26%
Ana Santos BC NDP
   
6288 32.53%
Richard Warrington BC Green
 
2125 10.99%
Ian McLeod BC Conservative
   
600 3.10%
Jon Johnson Independent
213 1.10%

At a glance

BC Liberal Joan McIntyre was first elected in 2005 under the riding West Vancouver-Garibaldi and again in 2009 when the district changed its name to West Vancouver-Sea to Sky. In the 2009 election, she received 54 per cent of the vote. McIntyre announced her retirement in September.

This May, three-term Pemberton Mayor Jordan Sturdy runs in her place as the BC Liberal candidate. Ana Santos, founder of the Squamish Climate Action Network who is originally from Bilboa, Spain, is the BC NDP candidate for the district.

The BC Conservative is Ian McLeod, who works for BC Liquor in operations and ran as a candidate for the party in the 2008 byelection and the 2009 general election. The BC Green is Richard Warrington, who's worked for CIBC as a manager. Jon Johnson is an independent candidate.

A Tyee feature story on a major IPP project near Pemberton fueling this year's election fight can be found here.

In April 2009, the district changed to West Vancouver-Sea to Sky from West Vancouver-Garibaldi and kept 87 per cent of the area.

Did you know?

In 2006, West Vancouver-Sea to Sky was the second wealthiest riding in B.C. with an average household income of $117,701, well over the provincial average of $67,675.

Previous Election Results

B.C. General Election 2009
(Voter turnout: 53%)
Candidate Votes %
Joan McIntyre BC Liberal 10101 54.9%
Juliana Buitenhuis BC NDP 4214 22.9%
Jim Stephenson BC Green 4082 22.2%

Telling Stats about West Vancouver-Sea to Sky

Census Data
Statistic Riding percentage B.C. average
Percent seniors, 2011 12% 15.8%
Percent families with kids 24 and under, 2011 49% 47.7%
Percent residents with non-English mother tongue, 2011 17% 26.4%
Top three non-English languages spoken at home, 2006 Punjabi: 2.2%, French: 0.9%, Persian (Farsi): 0.6% n/a
Average household income (before tax), 2006 $117,701 $67,675
Owners vs. renters, 2006 75/24 70/30

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